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H2416 - Strong's Master Concordance

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חַי (chaykhah'-eeadjectivealive|community|kinsfolk|life|living thing)
[Heb] חַי, חַיָּה ETCBC: חַי‎ (adjv|alive), חַיָּה‎ (subs|wild animal), חַיִּים‎ (subs|life), חַי‎ (subs|family), חַיָּה‎ (subs|life) OSHL: h.cd.ac, h.cd.ab, h.cd.ad, h.cd.ae, h.cd.ag TWOT: 644a GK: H2644, H2645, H2646, H2651, H2652, H2653 Greek: ἄνθρωπος, βίος, ἑρπετόν, ζωή, ζωογονέω, ζῶον, θηρίον, θηρίον, θνητός, κτῆνος, τάγμα, τετράπους, ὑγιής, ψυχή
Derivation: from חָיָה;
Strong's: alive; hence, raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively
KJV: [phrase] age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life(-time), live(-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, [phrase] merry, multitude, [phrase] (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.

Lexicon of Extended Strongs for Greek and Hebrew

a. חַי [H:A] alive

adj
1) living, alive
1a) green (of vegetation)
1b) flowing, fresh (of water)
1c) lively, active (of man)
1d) reviving (of the springtime)


b. חַי [H:N-M] kinsfolk

1) kinsfolk


c. חַיָּה [H:N-F] living thing

1) living thing, animal
1a) animal
1b) life
1c) appetite
1d) revival, renewal


d. חַיָּה [H:N-F] community

1) community


e. חַיִּים [H:N-M] life

1) life (abstract emphatic)
1a) life
1b) sustenance, maintenance

Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon to the Old Testament Scriptures

Gesenius: חַי (H2416 in 54 WLC and 1 more KJV links below)

constr. חֵי fem. חַיָּה, pl. חַיִּים fem. חַיֹּות (from the root חָיַי).

(A) adj.-

(1) alive, living, Gen 43:7, חַי הֲעֹוד אֲבִיכֶם “is your father yet alive?” verses 27 Gen 43:27, 28 Gen 43:28 Gen 45:3 , 26 Gen 45:26 Gen 46:30 . כָּל חַי “every living thing;” Gen 3:20 Gen 8:21 . חֵי הָעֹולָם “he who lives for ever,” i.e. God, Dan 12:7. This is an accustomed formula in swearing, חַי יְהֹוָה “Jehovah (is) living,” i.e. as God liveth; Rth 3:13 1Sa 14:45. חַי אֱלֹהִים 2Sa 2:27 poet. חַי אֵל Job 27:2, and חַי אָנִי “as I live,” when Jehovah himself swears, Num 14:21, 28 Num 14:28 Deu 32:40 Jer 22:24 Eze 5:11 Eze 14:16 , 18 Eze 14:18, 20 Eze 14:20, etc.; also used of the oath of a king, Jer 46:18, [but this King is יְהֹוָה צְבָאֹות שְׁמֹו]. חַיִּים “those who are alive,” i.e. men. Ecc 6:8, אֶרֶץ חַיִּים “the land of the living,” as opposed to the place or state of the dead (Hades), Eze 26:20 Eze 32:23 .

(2) lively, vigorous, 2Sa 23:20, according to כתיב: (אִישׁ חַיִל קרי). Compare חָיֶה. Also, flourishing, prosperous [“according to some”], 1Sa 25:6.

(3) reviving; hence metaph. כָּעֵת חַיָּה Gen 18:10, 14 Gen 18:14 2Ki 4:16, 17 2Ki 4:17at the reviving of the season, i.e. the year, in the next spring, when the winter is past, περιπλομένου ἐνιαυτοῦ (Od. xi. 247).

(4) raw, used of flesh, 1Sa 2:15 Lev 13:14, seq.

(5) fresh, as of a plant in its greenness, Psa 58:10 as of running water, opposed to that which is stagnant and putrescent, which is caned in Arabic اما امبت dead water. Gen 26:19 Lev 14:5, 50 Lev 14:50.

(B) subst. life, Lev 25:36. [ 1Sa 25:6, “and say ye thus, לֶחָי֑ to life (i.e. to welfare), hail!” to be regarded as a form of salutation, and not as being here the adj. See Thes.] So in the formula of swearing, [“when by created things”]. חֵי פַרְעֹה by the life of Pharaoh, Gen 42:15, 16 Gen 42:16חֵי נַפְשְׁךָ by thy life, 1Sa 1:26 1Sa 17:55 . The name of Jehovah is in the same sentence preceded by חַי (see letter A, 1); whence חַי יְהֹוָה וְחֵי נַפְשְׁךָ 1Sa 20:3 1Sa 25:26 . It is much more usual to use in this sense the-

Pl. חַיִּים, once חַיִּין Job 24:22, life, Gen 2:7 Gen 3:14 Gen 17:7 , 15 Gen 17:15, etc. רוּחַ חַ֤יִּים the breath of life, Gen 6:17 עֵץ הַחַיִּים the tree of life, i.e. of life of long duration, θεοεικελοῦ or immortality, Gen 2:9 compare 3:22 , 24 . Hence-(a) living, sustenance, βίος, Pro 27:27.-(b) refreshment, Pro 3:22 Pro 4:22 .-(c) prosperity, welfare (comp. Syr. ܚܰܪ̈ܐܶ Luk 19:9, for the Greek σωτηρία), happiness, Psa 34:13 Pro 4:22, 23 12:28 13:14 14:27 . אֹרַה חַיִּים the way of welfare, Pro 2:19 Pro 5:6 .

Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionaries

חי

chay

khah'ee

From H2421; alive; hence raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively: - + age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life (-time), live (-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, + merry, multitude, + (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.

LXX related word(s)

G444 anthropos

G979 bios

G2342 therion

G2349 thnetos

G5199 hugies

G2062 herpeton

G2225 zoogoneo

G2226 zoon

G2342 therion

G2934 ktenos

G5001 tagma

G5074 tetra pous

G5590 psuche

G2222 zoe *

Gematria Dictionary

alive

18

[H29, H233, H342, H942, H1729, H1740, H2330, H2398, H2399, H2400, H2417, H3013, H3014, H3032, H3102]

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions, Thayer's Greek Definitions and Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionaries Combined

Original: חי

Transliteration: chay

Phonetic: khah'-ee

BDB Definition:

  1. living, alive (adjective)
    1. green (of vegetation)
    2. flowing, fresh (of water)
    3. lively, active (of man)
    4. reviving (of the springtime)
  2. relatives (noun masculine)
  3. life (abstract emphatic) (noun masculine)
    1. life
    2. sustenance, maintenance
  4. living thing, animal (noun feminine)
    1. animal
    2. life
    3. appetite
    4. revival, renewal
  5. community (noun feminine)

Origin: from H2421

TWOT entry: 644a

Part(s) of speech:

Strong's Definition: From H2421; alive ; hence raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong ; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively: - + age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life (-time), live (-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, + merry, multitude, + (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.

Total KJV Occurrences: 498

life (13)
Gen 1:20; Gen 7:11; Gen 25:7; Deu 30:15; Deu 30:19; Psa 21:4; Psa 34:12; Pro 3:2; Pro 8:35; Pro 21:21; Ecc 2:17; Ecc 6:12; Dan 12:2

and every living (1)
Gen 1:21

the living (9)
Gen 1:24; Lev 14:53; 1Ki 3:25; 2Ki 19:4; 2Ki 19:16; Isa 37:4; Isa 37:17; Isa 38:19; Isa 38:19

and beast (1)
Gen 1:24

the beast (2)
Gen 1:25; Isa 43:20

and over every living thing (1)
Gen 1:28

and to every beast (3)
Gen 1:30; Gen 2:20; Eze 39:17

wherein there is life (1)
Gen 1:30

of life (32)
Gen 2:7; Gen 2:9; Gen 3:22; Gen 3:24; Gen 6:17; Gen 7:15; Gen 7:22; Gen 18:10; Gen 18:14; 1Sa 25:29; 2Ki 4:16; 2Ki 4:17; Job 24:22; Psa 16:11; Psa 36:9; Pro 2:19; Pro 3:18; Pro 4:23; Pro 5:6; Pro 6:23; Pro 10:11; Pro 10:17; Pro 11:30; Pro 13:12; Pro 13:14; Pro 14:27; Pro 15:4; Pro 15:24; Pro 15:31; Pro 16:22; Jer 21:8; Eze 33:15

became a living (1)
Gen 2:7

every beast (2)
Gen 2:19; Gen 8:19

every living (2)
Gen 2:19; Gen 9:16

than any beast (1)
Gen 3:1

and above every beast (1)
Gen 3:14

of thy life (10)
Gen 3:14; Gen 3:17; Deu 4:9; Deu 6:2; Deu 16:3; Deu 28:66; Jos 1:5; Psa 128:5; Pro 4:10; Pro 9:11

of all living (2)
Gen 3:20; Job 28:21

and of every living thing (1)
Gen 6:19

and every beast (1)
Gen 7:14

and of beast (1)
Gen 7:21

and every living thing (1)
Gen 8:1

with thee every living thing (1)
Gen 8:17

any more every thing living (1)
Gen 8:21

shall be upon every beast (1)
Gen 9:2

that liveth (3)
Gen 9:3; 1Ki 3:23; Eze 47:9

of every beast (1)
Gen 9:5

and with every living (1)
Gen 9:10

and of every beast (1)
Gen 9:10

to every beast (3)
Gen 9:10; Psa 104:11; Eze 34:8

between me and you and every living (1)
Gen 9:12

which is between me and you and every living (1)
Gen 9:15

old (2)
Gen 23:1; Gen 47:8

of the life (7)
Gen 23:1; Gen 25:17; Gen 47:9; Exo 6:16; Exo 6:18; Exo 6:20; Ecc 9:9

while he yet lived (3)
Gen 25:6; 1Ki 12:6; 2Ch 10:6

of springing (1)
Gen 26:19

of my life (7)
Gen 27:46; Gen 47:9; Job 10:1; Psa 23:6; Psa 27:1; Psa 27:4; Psa 42:8

shall my life (1)
Gen 27:46

beast (9)
Gen 37:20; Gen 37:33; Lev 5:2; 2Ki 14:9; 2Ch 25:18; Job 39:15; Isa 35:9; Eze 14:21; Hos 13:8

by the life (2)
Gen 42:15; Gen 42:16

yet alive (1)
Gen 43:7

is he yet alive (2)
Gen 43:27; 1Ki 20:32

he is yet alive (1)
Gen 43:28

yet live (1)
Gen 45:3

is yet alive (2)
Gen 45:26; Gen 45:28

alive (10)
Gen 46:30; Exo 4:18; Exo 22:4; Lev 14:4; Lev 16:10; Num 16:33; Jos 8:23; 1Sa 15:8; Pro 1:12; Ecc 4:2

so the whole age (1)
Gen 47:28

their lives (1)
Exo 1:14

the live (2)
Exo 21:35; Lev 16:20

the beasts (2)
Exo 23:11; Eze 32:4

and the beast (2)
Exo 23:29; Lev 11:47

are the beasts (1)
Lev 11:2

and of any living (1)
Lev 11:10

among all manner of beasts (1)
Lev 11:27

and of every living (1)
Lev 11:46

and between the beast (1)
Lev 11:47

raw (2)
Lev 13:10; Lev 13:14

the raw (1)
Lev 13:15

for the raw (1)
Lev 13:15

or if the raw (1)
Lev 13:16

over running (2)
Lev 14:5; Lev 14:50

as for the living (1)
Lev 14:6

them and the living (1)
Lev 14:6

over the running (1)
Lev 14:6

and shall let the living (1)
Lev 14:7

and the living (4)
Lev 14:51; Num 16:48; 1Ki 3:22; Ecc 7:2

and in the running (1)
Lev 14:51

and with the running (1)
Lev 14:52

and with the living (1)
Lev 14:52

in running (1)
Lev 15:13

of the live (1)
Lev 16:21

any beast (1)
Lev 17:13

beside the other in her life (1)
Lev 18:18

and for the beast (1)
Lev 25:7

that he may live (1)
Lev 25:35

may live (2)
Lev 25:36; 2Sa 12:22

beasts (7)
Lev 26:6; Lev 26:22; Psa 104:25; Psa 148:10; Eze 5:17; Eze 14:15; Eze 34:25

as i live (14)
Num 14:21; Jer 22:24; Jer 46:18; Eze 14:16; Eze 14:18; Eze 14:20; Eze 16:48; Eze 17:16; Eze 17:19; Eze 18:3; Eze 20:31; Eze 20:33; Eze 33:27; Eze 34:8

i live (3)
Num 14:28; Deu 32:40; 1Sa 20:14

quick (3)
Num 16:30; Psa 55:15; Psa 124:3

and running (1)
Num 19:17

and for all their beasts (1)
Num 35:3

are alive (1)
Deu 4:4

that they shall live (1)
Deu 4:10

here alive (1)
Deu 5:3

of the living (23)
Deu 5:26; 1Sa 17:26; 1Sa 17:36; Job 28:13; Job 33:30; Psa 27:13; Psa 52:5; Psa 56:13; Psa 69:28; Psa 116:9; Psa 142:5; Isa 38:11; Isa 53:8; Jer 11:19; Jer 23:36; Eze 26:20; Eze 32:23; Eze 32:24; Eze 32:25; Eze 32:26; Eze 32:27; Eze 32:32; Hos 1:10

lest the beasts (1)
Deu 7:22

that ye live (1)
Deu 12:1

of his life (16)
Deu 17:19; Jos 4:14; 1Sa 1:11; 1Sa 7:15; 1Ki 4:21; 1Ki 11:34; 1Ki 15:5; 1Ki 15:6; 2Ki 25:29; 2Ki 25:30; Ecc 5:18; Ecc 5:20; Ecc 8:15; Jer 52:33; Jer 52:34; Eze 7:13

and thy life (1)
Deu 28:66

that thou mayest live (1)
Deu 30:6

you life (1)
Deu 30:19

unto him for he is thy life (1)
Deu 30:20

ye live (1)
Deu 31:13

behold while i am yet alive (1)
Deu 31:27

for you because it is your life (1)
Deu 32:47

that the living (1)
Jos 3:10

liveth (61)
Jdg 8:19; Rth 3:13; 1Sa 1:26; 1Sa 14:39; 1Sa 14:45; 1Sa 17:55; 1Sa 19:6; 1Sa 20:3; 1Sa 20:3; 1Sa 20:21; 1Sa 25:26; 1Sa 25:26; 1Sa 25:34; 1Sa 26:10; 1Sa 26:16; 1Sa 28:10; 1Sa 29:6; 2Sa 2:27; 2Sa 4:9; 2Sa 11:11; 2Sa 12:5; 2Sa 14:11; 2Sa 14:19; 2Sa 15:21; 2Sa 15:21; 2Sa 22:47; 1Ki 1:29; 1Ki 2:24; 1Ki 17:1; 1Ki 17:12; 1Ki 17:23; 1Ki 18:10; 1Ki 18:15; 1Ki 22:14; 2Ki 2:2; 2Ki 2:2; 2Ki 2:4; 2Ki 2:4; 2Ki 2:6; 2Ki 2:6; 2Ki 3:14; 2Ki 4:30; 2Ki 4:30; 2Ki 5:16; 2Ki 5:20; 2Ch 18:13; Job 19:25; Job 27:2; Psa 18:46; Jer 4:2; Jer 5:2; Jer 12:16; Jer 16:14; Jer 16:15; Jer 23:7; Jer 23:8; Jer 38:16; Jer 44:26; Hos 4:15; Amo 8:14; Amo 8:14

in his life (2)
Jdg 16:30; Ecc 3:12

to the living (1)
Rth 2:20

of thee but raw (1)
1Sa 2:15

and to the wild beasts (1)
1Sa 17:46

who am i and what is my life (1)
1Sa 18:18

to him that liveth (1)
1Sa 25:6

in their lives (1)
2Sa 1:23

as thou livest (1)
2Sa 11:11

was yet alive (2)
2Sa 12:18; 2Sa 12:22

while it was alive (1)
2Sa 12:21

or life (1)
2Sa 15:21

while he was yet alive (1)
2Sa 18:14

in his lifetime (1)
2Sa 18:18

had lived (1)
2Sa 19:6

nor the beasts (2)
2Sa 21:10; Isa 40:16

into a troop (1)
2Sa 23:11

and the troop (1)
2Sa 23:13

nay but the living (1)
1Ki 3:22

is the living (1)
1Ki 3:23

whose the living (1)
1Ki 3:26

her the living (2)
1Ki 3:26; 1Ki 3:27

that they live (1)
1Ki 8:40

them alive (5)
1Ki 20:18; 1Ki 20:18; 2Ki 7:12; 2Ki 10:14; 2Ki 10:14

is not alive (1)
1Ki 21:15

they live (1)
2Ch 6:31

left alive (1)
2Ch 25:12

and life (3)
Job 3:20; Pro 18:21; Pro 22:4

of the beasts (2)
Job 5:22; Eze 14:15

and the beasts (4)
Job 5:23; Jer 27:6; Eze 38:20; Hos 2:12

that my life (1)
Job 7:7

my life (8)
Job 9:21; Psa 7:5; Psa 64:1; Psa 143:3; Isa 38:12; Lam 3:53; Lam 3:58; Jon 2:6

me life (1)
Job 10:12

of every living thing (2)
Job 12:10; Psa 145:16

for all living (1)
Job 30:23

and his life (3)
Job 33:18; Job 33:22; Job 33:28

so that his life (1)
Job 33:20

and their life (1)
Job 36:14

then the beasts (1)
Job 37:8

the appetite (1)
Job 38:39

where all the beasts (1)
Job 40:20

in this life (3)
Psa 17:14; Ecc 6:12; Ecc 9:9

nor my life (1)
Psa 26:9

is life (3)
Psa 30:5; Pro 12:28; Pro 16:15

for my life (1)
Psa 31:10

are lively (1)
Psa 38:19

for the living (4)
Psa 42:2; Psa 84:2; Ecc 9:5; Isa 8:19

though while he lived (1)
Psa 49:18

for every beast (1)
Psa 50:10

both living (1)
Psa 58:9

than life (1)
Psa 63:3

thee while i live (1)
Psa 63:4

in life (1)
Psa 66:9

thy congregation (1)
Psa 68:10

the company (1)
Psa 68:30

unto the multitude (1)
Psa 74:19

not the congregation (1)
Psa 74:19

their life (1)
Psa 78:50

unto the beasts (1)
Psa 79:2

and my life (1)
Psa 88:3

thy life (1)
Psa 103:4

wherein all the beasts (1)
Psa 104:20

as long as i live (1)
Psa 104:33

even life (1)
Psa 133:3

shall no man living (1)
Psa 143:2

while i live (1)
Psa 146:2

so shall they be life (1)
Pro 3:22

her for she is thy life (1)
Pro 4:13

for they are life (1)
Pro 4:22

tendeth to life (3)
Pro 10:16; Pro 11:19; Pro 19:23

is the life (1)
Pro 14:30

and for the maintenance (1)
Pro 27:27

of her life (1)
Pro 31:12

of their life (1)
Ecc 2:3

more than the living (1)
Ecc 4:2

all the living (1)
Ecc 4:15

before the living (1)
Ecc 6:8

while they live (1)
Ecc 9:3

to all the living (1)
Ecc 9:4

for a living (1)
Ecc 9:4

live (1)
Ecc 9:9

of living (3)
Son 4:15; Jer 2:13; Jer 17:13

among the living (1)
Isa 4:3

and in all these things is the life (1)
Isa 38:16

of our life (1)
Isa 38:20

were upon the beasts (1)
Isa 46:1

to thee as i live (1)
Isa 49:18

all ye beasts (1)
Isa 56:9

yea all ye beasts (1)
Isa 56:9

the life (1)
Isa 57:10

rather than life (1)
Jer 8:3

he is the living (1)
Jer 10:10

all the beasts (1)
Jer 12:9

him the beasts (1)
Jer 28:14

wherefore doth a living (1)
Lam 3:39

living creatures (1)
Eze 1:5

of the living creatures (2)
Eze 1:13; Eze 3:13

among the living creatures (1)
Eze 1:13

and the living creatures (1)
Eze 1:14

the living creatures (2)
Eze 1:15; Eze 1:15

and when the living creatures (2)
Eze 1:19; Eze 1:19

of the living creature (4)
Eze 1:20; Eze 1:21; Eze 1:22; Eze 10:17

wherefore as i live (1)
Eze 5:11

although they were yet alive (1)
Eze 7:13

this is the living creature (2)
Eze 10:15; Eze 10:20

of me as i live (1)
Eze 20:3

to the beasts (2)
Eze 29:5; Eze 33:27

did all the beasts (1)
Eze 31:6

and all the beasts (1)
Eze 31:13

unto them as i live (1)
Eze 33:11

to all the beasts (1)
Eze 34:5

neither shall the beast (1)
Eze 34:28

therefore as i live (3)
Eze 35:6; Eze 35:11; Zep 2:9

and to the beasts (1)
Eze 39:4

so that no beasts (1)
Dan 8:4

by him that liveth (1)
Dan 12:7

for them with the beasts (1)
Hos 2:18

with the beasts (1)
Hos 4:3

than to live (2)
Jon 4:3; Jon 4:8

of her all the beasts (1)
Zep 2:14

a place for beasts (1)
Zep 2:15

that living (1)
Zec 14:8

was with him of life (1)
Mal 2:5

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